A Muslim writing an academic book about Jesus is groundbreaking.
Moore plays a gynecologist (hoo boy) with an academic husband (Liam Neeson) who is obviously cheating on her.
From the recent low of 564,766 in the 2005-2006 academic year, enrollment has risen sharply.
1580s, "relating to an academy," also "collegiate, scholarly," from Latin academicus "of the Academy," from academia (see academy). Meaning "theoretical, not practical, not leading to a decision" (such as university debates or classroom legal exercises) is from 1886. Academic freedom is attested from 1901. Related: Academically.